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Children's & Infants' Clothing Stores in Canada: Market Research Report

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Children's & Infants' Clothing Stores in Canada Market Research Report | NAICS 44813CA | Jun 2014

Growing up: Revenue will rise, but competition from alternative retailers is increasing

IBISWorld’s Children's & Infants' Clothing Stores market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

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Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$918m
Annual Growth 09-14
-1.2%
Annual Growth 14-19
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Profit
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Employment
13,520
Businesses
629
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Revenue generated by this industry is overwhelmingly dependent on consumer spending and the demographic composition of Canada's population. In turn, per capita disposable income and the economic outlook largely determine consumer spending, while demography is dependent on Canada's rate of natural increase and net immigration. The rate of natural increase measures the difference between a country's death rate and birth rate, and adding net immigration determines the overall rate of population growth. However, none of these factors have worked in favour of the Children's and Infants' Clothing Stores industry over the past five years. Nevertheless, the industry is expected to bounce back over the five years to 2019... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter

IBISWorld expects industry value added (IVA) to decline at an average annual rate of 3.8% over the 10 years to 2019. In comparison, Canada's GDP is forecast to rise at an annualized rate of 2.4% over the same period, indicating that this industry's overall contribution to Canada's GDP is decreasing. IVA growth is restrained due to the rising trend of declining profit margins, as competition intensifies and the industry becomes less hospitable for additional retailers. While a decline in IVA is generally characteristic of a declining industry, in this particular case it needs further exploration. IVA declined at an annualized rate of 8.0% over the five years to 2014. This decline was driven by a reduction in the industry's profit margin as competition intensified and input costs rose... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Children's & Infants' Clothing Stores Industry?

This industry comprises specialized clothing retailers that sell a wide range of ready-to-wear infant and children's clothing. Supplementary services include basic alterations such as hemming and taking in, or letting out, seams. This industry excludes retail sales from department stores, mass merchants and online-only retailers.

Industry Products
Boys' clothingGirls' clothingInfants' and toddlers' clothing
 
Industry Activities
Operating children's clothing storesOperating infants' clothing storesOperating toddlers' clothing stores


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